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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Angus
Town
Brechin
County
Tayside
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
87216
Current location

Gardner Memorial Church
Southesk Street
Brechin
Angus
Tayside
DD9 7AW
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NO 60056 60196
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Previous locations
  • East Parish Church
    City Road
    Brechin
    Angus
    Tayside
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Marble Tablet with a gold cross in a wreath in a central panel, which sits proud of the rest of the memorial, the names being on 2 side panels. Below (and in the photograph) is another WW1 tablet- believed to be for another church- which is our reference 76483.
Inscription
Across the top of the tablet- GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS Central Panel- IN MEMORY/OF/THOSE/WHOSE NAMES ARE/INSCRIBED HEREON 2 Side Panels- [names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Brand, Alexander
Bremner, Stewart
Burnett, James
Clark, Jack D
Cook, George M
Coupar, David L
Duncan, Charles
Duncan, Joseph M
Duncan, Thomas
Dunn, William
See details for all 22 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 22
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 22
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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